French forces have been helping countries in the Sahel region to fight militants.
The maze-like nests of the tiny and noisy sociable weaver bird commonly found in arid parts of southern Africa aren’t just a marvel to look at.They provide shelter, food and scent-marking places for animals as diverse as cheetahs, falcons and owls in biodiversity hubs that may become increasingly important as human-induced climate change worsens, scientists […]
Kaunda was one of the last of the generation of African leaders who fought colonialism. Source link
In 2003, the heads of state and government of the African Union recognised that greater public spending on agriculture was needed to eradicate hunger and poverty across the continent. This prompted them to make a political commitment – the Maputo Declaration – to allocate at least 10 percent of their national budget to food and […]
“Now that a third wave of the pandemic has arrived in Africa, populations are again at risk. Since 1 June 2021, the oxygen needed to treat Covid-19 patients in Zambia has increased five-fold to 50,000 cubic meters, and three-fold to 12,000 cubic meters in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Source link